August 15, 2018 4:49 am

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Having An Irrational Fear Of Germs Is An Actual Psychiatric Disorder


Does the thought of contracting an illness from one of the following situations cause you massive anxiety? Being in the same room as someone who sneezes, using a public toilet, doctors waiting rooms, trains, swimming pools, restaurants…I could go on. Well, for some people the thought of having to be in one of those scenarios causes a huge amount of stress. ... Read More »

For The First Time, A Country Has Just Approved A Gene-Editing Programme


The embryonic stage of gestation is one of the most scrutinized yet least understood aspects of human biology. With many seemingly healthy couples told they can’t conceive, it is an area which requires further research. However, the results from a newly-sanctioned study could have huge knock-on effects in medicine, fertility treatment and our overall understanding of human development. The study, which ... Read More »

This Is Why Your ‘Locked’ Luggage Isn’t As Safe As You Think


When traveling, it’s best not to keep valuable items in a locked suitcase. Your passport, credit cards, cash, and other important items should stay on your person (or at least close by). Some people believe that locking them in a suitcase is a safe alternative…but it isn’t. Even if you have a strong lock, the suitcase can be breached with ... Read More »

If You Get Arrested, What Happens To Your Dog?


Owning a pet is actually quite a big deal. If you want to take a trip or visit a friend for the night, you have to make sure that there’s someone who can either pet-sit or  visit your home regularly to feed, walk and clean up after it. It’s easy to think that you could just ask someone to take ... Read More »

Anonymous Hack Trumps Voicemails, Then Post Embarrassing Messages Online


Have Donald Trumps election hopes just been derailed? In recent weeks its looked increasingly likely that he would secure enough votes to lead the Republican party into the upcoming election. However Anonymous may have thrown a spanner in the works by hacking the businessman’s phone and posting the leaked messages online. The voice mails could prove troublesome for the controvercial ... Read More »

When You See What He Does With A Padlock And 2 Wrenches, You’ll Be Frightened


When we want to protect our valuables, one of our first instincts is to place a lock on them and keep the key hidden. But as we’ve learned more than once, locks are actually much easier to break than we thought. And in this case, when I say “break,” I mean totally obliterate, rendering the lock completely useless. I think ... Read More »

This Moscow Bar Is Apparently Home To A Ghost With A Severe Anger Problem


What is it with ghosts haunting bars? It seems like half of the ghost stories I read about are set in bars and pubs. Perhaps it has something to do with bars being places of life, or maybe spirits are drawn to these haunts because of the sadness that drives people to barstools around the world. While it’s a common ... Read More »

Watch This Little Girl Spread Love And Joy In A Grocery Store


Little kids don’t have the same hang-ups about talking to strangers that adults do. If we don’t know people, we typically pass them on the street without a second thought. While that might get us where we need to go a little bit faster, it also forces us to miss out on connecting with those around us. We could learn ... Read More »